DFA shares Dave Goetsch's Story

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Dimensional Fund Advisors has shared a story written by Dave Goetsch, executive producer of The Big Bang Theory. 

In Now and Then, Dave reflects on how his transformed view of investing has helped him navigate this year’s market uncertainty with calm and confidence. His account highlights the...

LINC 2018

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TD Ameritrade National LINC Conference 2018

This past week, Tommy, Debbie and Natalie attended TD Ameritrade’s National LINC Conference with over 3,000 other attendees in Orlando, Florida. The National LINC Conference is TD Ameritrade’s annual conference for registered investment advisors. The...

12 Days of FFG Holiday Cheer- 12th Day

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12 Ways to Say “Merry Christmas” 

At FFG, we want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays on this Christmas Day! Here are 12 different ways to say, “Merry Christmas” in some of the most spoken languages in the U.S.A.

  1. English – Merry Christmas
  2. Spanish – Feliz Navidad
  3. Chin...

12 Days of FFG Holiday Cheer- 11th Day

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11 Favorite Holiday Songs

On December 1st, Krista spent four hours curating the perfect Christmas playlist on Spotify. While watching Christmas movies may be a great way to get into the holiday spirit, listening to Christmas music is definitely the best—after you spend half the night making your...

12 Days of FFG Holiday Cheer- 10th Day

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10 Travel Destinations for 2018

Traveling is a great way to relax, have fun and reward yourself for a successful year. The travel site, Lonely Planet, has predicted the top 10 cities to travel to in 2018. Take a look below and start planning! 

  1. Seville, Spain
  2. Detroit, USA
  3. Canberra...

12 Days of FFG Holiday Cheer- 9th Day

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9 Money-Saving DIY Holiday Decorations DIY = do it yourself. Becoming a DIY’er may seem like a daunting tasking, but it can be easy and best of all, the cheapest and most unique way to decorate your home for the holidays. Below are 9 different Holiday decorations that you can make yourself.

12 Days of FFG Holiday Cheer- 8th Day

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8 Favorite Holiday Recipes

There's no denying that a big part of the holidays is the food.  So, the ladies at FIRST Financial Group have shared the recipes for some of their favorite dishes to make for loved ones during the holidays.

1. Oatmeal Pancakes w/ Banana-Walnut Syrup (Natalie): Click...

12 Days of FFG Holiday Cheer- 7th Day

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7 Favorite Holiday Movies

Christmas movies are one of the best ways to get into the holiday spirit and a great opportunity for family bonding.  Krista likes to prepare for the holidays by finding out when her favorite Christmas movies are playing and recording them.  Almost all of the classics can...

12 Days of FFG Holiday Cheer- 6th Day

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6 Favorite Holiday Traditions


“On Christmas Eve, my N.C. family all gets together to celebrate Christmas. Here, we eat and eat and eat before the Cousin Gift Swap. After the swap, we pass out my Grandma’s old Christmas caroling books and our 12 Days of Christmas cue cards and get to...